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I ran into a friend of mine tonight at a reception for Harvey Gantt and Mel Watt in Charlotte, NC.  She is a community organizer with Working Families Win.  During our brief conversation, she told me about about her recent trip to Alaska.  

It turns out that there is about 1 meth house for every 100 residents in Wasilla.  She is forwading additional details to me along with links to her source material.  Once I get it I will update this diary.  

My point with this diary is not that I want to stoop to Palin's level and launch attacks.  But instead, I want to figure out how the mayor of a small town with a huge meth problem becomes governer.  And why this part of the story is not yet being told.

Originally posted to Speaktruth2pwr on Thu Sep 04, 2008 at 09:40 PM PDT.

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